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    Royal Navy benefit for the Royal Portsmouth Hospital

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    SLATE INFORMATION: Jack Tars Help Charity

    ENGLAND: Portsmouth: Fratton:

    Incidents in the Naval entertainment at Fratton in aid of the Royal Portsmouth Hospital.

    GV sailors march onto stadium pulling gun carriages behind them.

    GV teams of naval cadets run onto stadium pulling gun carriages behind them, they halt and mount (?) the guns before racing on.

    GV mock ship in stadium - the "Viva", "Devonport". LS two man step from mock ship into mock rowing boat.

    GV mock submarine "VOI" in stadium, LS man in mock submarine waving flag.

    LS men in mock rowing boat pull away from mock ship.

    GV smoke flaring out from mock ship.

    GV mock submarine racing across stadium.

    GV White Ensign springs up on mock ship.

    GV mock submarine - LS occupant waving flag.

    GV mock ship - suddenly men emerge from hatches and "man" the ship.

    GV naval cadets give hornpipe dancing display.

    GV naval cadets march past.

    GV team of military cadets putting gun carriages together.

    LS team of naval cadets putting gun on gun carriage together.

    SV naval officer with dog, dog attached to tiny pram decorated with Union Jack and labelled "Hospital Fund".

    LS two cadets in makes battling with poles.

    LS teams of naval cadets race past with gun carriages (2 shots).

    GV sailors march past pulling gun carriages.

    LS teams of naval cadets racing past with guns.

    RN, sailor, sailors, demonstration, exhibition, bunting, flags, floats, parade, march, marching, cadet, youth, Tars,
    Background: Royal Navy benefit for the Royal Portsmouth Hospital

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    Reuters - Gaumont Graphic Newsreel
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    Available on request
    Black & White
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